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Ducey names former Democratic rival Arizona Board of Regents

Posted: 1:26 PM, Nov 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-19 20:26:24Z

Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed former political rival Fred DuVal to the Arizona Board of Regents.
    

Ducey announced Monday that DuVal, the 2014 Democratic nominee for governor, would fill a vacancy on the board.
    
DuVal was the board chairman in 2011.
    
Ducey calls his former opponent a remarkable leader with "immeasurable higher education experience."
    
DuVal says he wants to make college more affordable for students and impact the workforce in Arizona.
    
A graduate of the University of Arizona, DuVal has worked closely with the school serving on various boards.
    
He will fill a seat previously held by Rick Myers.